Nursing home residents in Portland told Oregon’s two Democratic senators Friday that they would be devastated by the health care cuts proposed in the latest bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Six members of Oregon’s congressional delegation — all Democrats — want assurances that federal immigration agents will not target DACA recipients for arrest and possible deportation.
As big fires batter Oregon, the state's U.S. senators make the case for more federal help.
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On Wednesday, dozens of scientists sent a letter to Northwest lawmakers in Congress. In it, they argue in favor of spilling more water over dams to help fish.
Protesters demand Southwest Washington Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler hold an in-person town hall.
Democrats not only intend to challenge Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, they’re lining up to do it.
Both of Oregon’s senators and four U.S. representatives announced the introduction of a bill Thursday that would require “every state to provide registered voters the opportunity to vote by mail."
On Capitol Hill, several members of Congress questioned the constitutionality of President Trump's action. Others commended the decision while also calling for consultation with Congress.
Members of the Oregon congressional delegation are co-sponsoring a bill that would limit areas where federal immigration enforcement can take place.
President Trump is eager to put the health care debacle behind him and focus on tax reform, but the failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act could handicap that effort.
In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their Affordable Care Act repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly.
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We talk over some of the biggest stories of the week with our panel of news watchers, then talk to Sen. Jeff Merkley about Russia, health care, the travel ban and more. We'll also hear about the rise of anti-government groups.
Democrats say they'll try to keep Republicans voting on whether to look into the president's ethics. A House Republican says the Democrats are "going through the stages of grief" after the election.
As Oregon prepares to offer a path-breaking state-sponsored retirement plan, two key Republicans in Congress are taking aim at it.
Democrats on Capitol Hill criticized President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Health and Human Services for buying stocks that might benefit from legislation.
The Hood River Republican beat out two rivals seeking the helm of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Oregon Congressman Kurt Schrader says headlines about spiraling drug prices have lent new life to his bill that would control medication costs.